Real-time data a top priority for corporate banks, says Temenos

Real-time data a top priority for corporate banks, says Temenos
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 September 2016

New study finds 35% of corporates believe a lack of real-time data is a major operational challenge

Fintech innovation and cybersecurity top the bill at Sibos

Fintech innovation and cybersecurity top the bill at Sibos
By Rebecca Lambert | 27 September 2016

Finserv leaders gather in Geneva to discuss the top technology trends impacting the industry

Ignite: Microsoft releases Windows Server 2016

Ignite: Microsoft releases Windows Server 2016
By Sean Dudley | 27 September 2016

Server operating system aims to ease customers’ transition to the cloud

Helping retailers to become seamless and secure

Helping retailers to become seamless and secure
By Guest | 27 September 2016

This is the second in a series of articles by Microsoft’s Vic Miles that explores the need to innovate around the friction points of achieving retail goals. Here he looks at the metrics related to consumer engagement across channels

Microsoft’s Vic Miles looks at the metrics related to consumer engagement across channels

Dell unveils Latitude E7270: the world’s most powerful thin client

Dell unveils Latitude E7270: the world’s most powerful thin client
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2016

The Latitude 3460 mobile thin client also joins Dell’s new product portfolio

Microsoft Ignite: Scott Guthrie announces new products and services

Microsoft Ignite: Scott Guthrie announces new products and services
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2016

Microsoft has announced new solutions spanning security, productivity, intelligence and the cloud

Dassault Systèmes launches Perfect Order solution experience

Dassault Systèmes launches Perfect Order solution experience
By Sean Dudley | 26 September 2016

New release will help companies in the mining industry manage their supply chain

Microsoft's Karen Cone discusses the future of financial services

Microsoft's Karen Cone discusses the future of financial services
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2016

As general manager of the worldwide financial services sector at Microsoft, Karen Cone is privy to the major challenges facing financial services organisations today. Here she explains how Microsoft is facilitating a brighter future for the industry

Karen Cone tells Lindsay James how Microsoft is facilitating a brighter future for banks and insurers

Minecraft: Education Edition to be released in November

Minecraft: Education Edition to be released in November
By Lindsay James | 26 September 2016

Feedback from thousands of teachers and students has helped shape the new release

Hack the Classroom aims to inspire educators to adopt new ideas

Hack the Classroom aims to inspire educators to adopt new ideas
By Sean Dudley | 23 September 2016

Microsoft online event takes place from 8am-10am PST on 24 September 2016

Microsoft talks Sibos: what to expect from this year’s event

Microsoft talks Sibos: what to expect from this year’s event
By Jacqui Griffiths | 23 September 2016

As financial services leaders come together in Geneva for Sibos 2016, Peter Hazou and Rupesh Khendry explain what Microsoft is looking forward to showcasing at the event

Peter Hazou and Rupesh Khendry tell us what Microsoft will be showcasing at Sibos next week

The Autumn 2016 issue of The Record is out now

The Autumn 2016 issue of The Record is out now
By Lindsay James | 23 September 2016

The latest issue covers cybersecurity, the future of financial services, trends in media and more

Big Data & Analytics for Banking Summit

Big Data & Analytics for Banking Summit
By Rebecca Gibson | 22 September 2016

19-20 October; InterContinental Grand Stanford Hotel, Hong Kong

The summit will explore how banks can implement successful big data initiatives

Companies that leverage data consistently outperform ‘laggards’

Companies that leverage data consistently outperform ‘laggards’
By Lindsay James | 22 September 2016

A new whitepaper from Keystone Research reveals the importance of data and analytics

Microsoft collaborates with Daimler to enable the ‘In Car Office’

Microsoft collaborates with Daimler to enable the ‘In Car Office’
By Sean Dudley | 22 September 2016

Office 365 communication services to be delivered to drivers in their vehicle

Voting opens for 2016 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards

Voting opens for 2016 Efma-Accenture Innovation Awards
By Lindsay James | 21 September 2016

Joint initiative aims to reward the most innovative projects in retail financial services at a global level

Microsoft unveils new Nokia 216 Dual SIM feature phone

Microsoft unveils new Nokia 216 Dual SIM feature phone
By Lindsay James | 21 September 2016

The mobile phone will be released in fourteen Asian markets, with prices starting at just US$29.00

Microsoft opens new Azure data centres in Germany

Microsoft opens new Azure data centres in Germany
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 September 2016

Centres offer a new, differentiated option to Microsoft Cloud services already available across Europe

Exelon turns to Microsoft Office 365 and the cloud

Exelon turns to Microsoft Office 365 and the cloud
By Sean Dudley | 21 September 2016

US energy company’s digital transformation aims to enhance employee productivity and collaboration

Digital technology to transform automotive industry

Digital technology to transform automotive industry
By Rebecca Gibson | 20 September 2016

Microsoft predicts manufacturers will reimagine how they build cars

Microsoft helps epilepsy patients to predict seizures

Microsoft helps epilepsy patients to predict seizures
By Rebecca Gibson | 19 September 2016

MyCareCentric Epilepsy app leverages Microsoft Band, machine learning and Microsoft Azure

New Microsoft Technology Center opens in Seattle

New Microsoft Technology Center opens in Seattle
By Lindsay James | 19 September 2016

The grand opening event showcased a number of emerging technologies including HoloLens

Dell reveals new selection of Windows 10-powered laptops

Dell reveals new selection of Windows 10-powered laptops
By Sean Dudley | 16 September 2016

XPS 13, Inspiron 15 5000 and Inspiron 17 500 will be available from 4 October

Powerful productivity at London Business School

Powerful productivity at London Business School
By Lindsay James | 16 September 2016

By implementing a unified communications platform from Outsourcery, London Business School is able to collaborate much more easily, resulting in greater productivity

London Business School has implemented a unified communications platform from Outsourcery

Protecting government agencies from cyberattacks

Protecting government agencies from cyberattacks
By Guest | 16 September 2016

A cybersecurity attack on a government agency can put the personal data of citizens and employees at risk and potentially have wider security and safety repercussions, says Microsoft’s Paul Hart

Microsoft’s Paul Hart says a cyberattack on a government agency can have huge repercussions

Personalising citizen services at East Hampshire District Council

Personalising citizen services at East Hampshire District Council
By Rebecca Gibson | 15 September 2016

Optevia is helping East Hampshire District Council to undertake its biggest-ever IT operations and citizen services transformation and go council tax-free by 2024

Optevia is helping East Hampshire District Council to undertake its biggest ever IT transformation

Boosting supply chain visibility at Faurecia

Boosting supply chain visibility at Faurecia
By Lindsay James | 15 September 2016

One of the world’s largest automotive equipment suppliers is rolling out internet of things connectivity powered by Kepware across its operations in 34 countries

One of the world’s largest automotive equipment suppliers is rolling out internet of things connectivity

Miami-Dade Police Department boosts public trust with new solutions

Miami-Dade Police Department boosts public trust with new solutions
By Sean Dudley | 15 September 2016

Body-worn cameras and Citizens On Patrol app builds closer ties with communities in Florida County

Australian Radio Network stays ahead of the curve with Microsoft

Australian Radio Network stays ahead of the curve with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 15 September 2016

The popular radio network has implemented a range of solutions including Office 365 and Azure

IT organisations must update network access policy to manage IoT devices

IT organisations must update network access policy to manage IoT devices
By Rebecca Gibson | 14 September 2016

Gartner also advises IT leaders to adopt wifi connectivity policies and other best practices

Achieving around the clock availability and better disaster recovery

Achieving around the clock availability and better disaster recovery
By Sean Dudley | 14 September 2016

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is better placed to meet the needs of its patients thanks to Veeam Backup & Replication

The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health is benefitting from Veeam Backup & Replication

How Keoghs is embracing Skype for Business

How Keoghs is embracing Skype for Business
By Lindsay James | 14 September 2016

The top 100 law firm is deploying Skype for Business, with help from Outsourcery. The solution is expected to bring new efficiencies and support the company’s growth

The top 100 law firm is deploying Skype for Business with help from Microsoft partner Outsourcery

New Microsoft platform allows users to search video content

New Microsoft platform allows users to search video content
By Lindsay James | 14 September 2016

The Video Breakdown solution blurs the lines between content consumers and producers

New media service from Microsoft automatically blurs faces in video

New media service from Microsoft automatically blurs faces in video
By Rebecca Lambert | 13 September 2016

Azure Media Redactor has been designed for scenarios where individuals must remain anonymous

HP selects Microsoft CRM Online to boost sales and partner engagement

HP selects Microsoft CRM Online to boost sales and partner engagement
By Sean Dudley | 13 September 2016

Company to harness the powers of Azure, Office 365 and other Microsoft Cloud solutions

Driving productivity and growth at MEMIC

Driving productivity and growth at MEMIC
By Rebecca Gibson | 13 September 2016

Avanade’s Microsoft Dynamics CRM-based agency lifecycle management solution has helped US insurer MEMIC to expand its business

Avanade’s agency lifecycle management solution has helped US insurer MEMIC to expand its business

IoT brings new opportunities to manufacturing

IoT brings new opportunities to manufacturing
By Guest | 13 September 2016

A lot has been written in the last few years about the inexorable march towards an ‘everything sensored’ world. Mark Peterson from OSIsoft says this rapid rise of the internet of things will undoubtedly shape the future of manufacturing

Mark Peterson from OSIsoft says the rapid rise of IoT will undoubtedly shape the future of manufacturing

How Trasmediterranea Acciona is leveraging the cloud

How Trasmediterranea Acciona is leveraging the cloud
By Sean Dudley | 13 September 2016

Spanish ship owning company Trasmediterranea Acciona is reusing core mainframe COBOL applications and re-hosting to the cloud to reduce operating costs and improve service levels

The Spanish ship owning company is reusing COBOL applications and re-hosting to the cloud

Managing an expanding manufacturing ecosystem

Managing an expanding manufacturing ecosystem
By Guest | 12 September 2016

Stefan Hoppe from OPC Foundation says that, with 50 million industrial automation devices connected to Azure, companies must embrace analytics and disruptive services

OPC Foundation's Stefan Hoppe says that companies must embrace analytics and disruptive services

JYSK Nordic improves its Active Directory infrastructure

JYSK Nordic improves its Active Directory infrastructure
By Lindsay James | 12 September 2016

The Denmark-based international home goods retailer JYSK Nordic has turned to Dell for help

Dell and EMC merger results in largest privately controlled tech company

Dell and EMC merger results in largest privately controlled tech company
By Lindsay James | 12 September 2016

The joining of Dell and EMC creates a US$74 billion market leader with an expansive technology portfolio

Microsoft enters security agreement with Oregon CJIS Systems Agency

Microsoft enters security agreement with Oregon CJIS Systems Agency
By Sean Dudley | 12 September 2016

State and local law enforcement able to use Office 365, Azure and CRM for Government

Navigating the paradigm shift: capitalising on the cloud

Navigating the paradigm shift: capitalising on the cloud
By Guest | 09 September 2016

Eric Melcher from Profisee says that, with cloud computing now something of a staple in the technology space, companies must make sure they are in the best position to capitalise on the possibilities it presents

Eric Melcher from Profisee explains what companies must do to capitalise on the cloud

Complete cloud solutions for risk modellers

Complete cloud solutions for risk modellers
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2016

A complete cloud solution delivers efficient risk modelling with a wealth of benefits. We asked Pat Renzi how Milliman is delivering solutions with added value to drive collaboration

Pat Renzi explains how Milliman is delivering solutions with added value to drive collaboration

IBC 2016 opens its doors to over 55,000 attendees

IBC 2016 opens its doors to over 55,000 attendees
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2016

Microsoft's Tony Emerson will take part in the closing presentation, discussing key industry trends

HoloLens selected for Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards

HoloLens selected for Popular Mechanics Breakthrough Awards
By Lindsay James | 09 September 2016

Popular Mechanics says that, with HoloLens, virtual reality has never been so gloriously real

Bureau Veritas chooses Dassault Systèmes for ship design processes

Bureau Veritas chooses Dassault Systèmes for ship design processes
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 September 2016

Classification society to use ‘Designed for Sea’ to help customers build compliant vessels

Automating contract management at Microsoft

Automating contract management at Microsoft
By Rebecca Gibson | 08 September 2016

Icertis’s Contract Management platform is helping Microsoft to reduce the costs and administrative burden associated with managing partner and customer agreements worldwide

Icertis’s Contract Management platform is helping Microsoft to reduce its administrative burden

How retailers can balance customer appeal and profit

How retailers can balance customer appeal and profit
By Guest | 08 September 2016

Keith Whaley from JustEnough says that creating visually compelling assortments that drive customer sales and profit is challenging, but can be easily achieved with the help of analytics

Keith Whaley from JustEnough says analytics can help create visually compelling assortments

The Building and Construction Authority partners with Microsoft

The Building and Construction Authority partners with Microsoft
By Lindsay James | 08 September 2016

Pilot IoT project leverages the new Chiller Efficiency Smart Portal, powered by Microsoft Azure